Legal Advice for Marriage Interview — 57 results
Written by attorney Danielle Nelisse, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
The immigration interview husbands and wives are required to attend in order to get the foreign spouse their green card (lawful permanent residence) through marriage can be very anxiety... more
Written by attorney Cynthia Rosenberg, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Why are we being called back? They just do not believe your marriage is real. Think about your first interview honestly and realistically. What went wrong? You may think everything was... more
Written by attorney Danielle Nelisse, about 1 year ago.
After DOMA was voided, I am often asked whether Immigration Officers conduct the marriage green card interviews differently for same sex married couples. The answer is no, but there are... more
Written by attorney Jennifer Varughese, 9 months ago.
I'm often asked what type of documents are necessary for a marriage-based green card interview. Just as one particular couple's story varies from the next, the types of documents you have... more
Written by attorney Alan Dobson, almost 2 years ago.
Embassy interviews based on marriage to a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident have no guarantee of approval, and consular officers have great discretion to approve or deny an... more
Written by attorney Shachar Malachovsky, over 1 year ago.
What Is The Stokes Interview?
When a husband and wife did not convince an immigration officer that their marriage was real at their first green card interview (adjustment of status... more
Written by attorney Kyndra L. Mulder, about 1 year ago.
U.S. immigration law relating to marriage as a path to obtaining legal permanent resident status has become more restrictive over time as a result of the increasing number of fraudulent... more
Written by attorney Elizabeth Blandon, about 1 year ago.
An interview with an embassy official can be daunting. However, breaking the interview down into the following steps will help create a (relatively) stress-free experience.
Step 1: Hire an... more
Written by attorney Ai Tran, 5 months ago.
This guide will walk you through what type of issues and documentation you will need to be successful in a straightforward green card through marriage case.
This process is called... more
Written by attorney Dhenu Savla, 12 months ago.
When an immigrant is married to a US Citizen, the person is sometimes eligible for a marriage-based adjustment of status (I485). However, many details need to be understood before you move... more